Projects and Events

Elmwood Earth Day: a writing, walking, and weaving workshop

Saturday, Apr 22 · 1pm

Elmwood Earth Day 1-4pm, gather at The Meet Shop at 1pm. Free admission with suggested donation of $10 (cash or card accepted). The Meet Shop OC and Sunset Art Studios have come together to bring you an afternoon of writing, weaving, and walking. We’ll spend the day talking about storytelling and place as we explore […]

Open Crit Night

community & critique

This is a time for local artists of any level to get together for some community and feedback. New ideas and unfinished work are welcome, as are all media.

Nasty Women Exhibition: Dallas Edition

Friday, Mar 03 · 7-9pm

This is the Dallas sister of the Nasty Women exhibition launched in New York. It is one of many national exhibitions organized around the demonstration of solidarity among female artists and allies who identify with being a Nasty Woman in the face of threats to roll back women’s rights, individual rights, women’s healthcare rights, immigration […]

Art Haunt

Saturday, Oct 29 · 7:30pm

Haunted House + Art + Community Halloween is the most community-focused holiday of the year, and we hope you’ll join us for Oak Cliff’s first art-based haunted house. Our artists create a multi-media art exhibit inspired by the surreal paintings and life of Salvador Dali. This year participating artists include Sarah Ruth Alexander A University […]

Sleeping Lions Pop-Up Party

Friday, Sep 02 · 7-9pm

Sunset Art Studios is excited to share the work of four wildcats who work in drawing, illustration, imagination, and tongue-in-cheek humor.

We will have a one-night-only pop-up party to feature the work of:
Mylan “The Napping Leopard” Nguyen, Emily “The Lounging Mountain Lion” Riggert, Jessica “The Dozing Ocelot” Sinks, Jessica “The Dreaming Cheetah” Trevizo

Prints, drawings, ceramics, and more will all be for sale. Live drawing for donation will be happening from 8-9pm.

Stay wild y’all.

Visual Conversations

Summer series, twice a month

This summer Sunset Art Studios will be open for a series of collaborative studio days. Twice a month in June, July, and August, the studio doors will be open to be public. During this time studio artists and the Sunset Artist in Residence will be engaged in their own art-making processes (i.e. collage, painting, drawing, photography, digital technologies, etc.) and welcome artists and non-artists alike to join them in their work.

Dog Days

Saturday, Aug 12 · 5-8pm

Dog Days is an event at Sunset Art Studios on August 6th from 5-8pm. The event will promote responsible dog ownership and dog adoption in South Dallas. This event is a community effort between Sunset Art Studios, local artists Jessica Sinks and Mylan Nguyen, our partners:Dallas Animal Services and Adoption Center and No Bully Left […]

Mardi Gras Float Building Party

Friday, Feb 10 · 3pm

In celebration of the Mardi Gras season, Sunset Art Studios hosted a float-building party for local families.

Downtown Wanderland

Saturday, Nov 25 · 11am

Sunset Art Studios created three window installations for the month of December 2015. These three windows brought color and vibrancy to a stale area of downtown Dallas creating an invigorated pedestrian space.

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